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Jordan S. Lasher
Jordan S. Lasher

New York Times, Wednesday, January 14, 1976

Author:
Jordan S. Lasher
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 25, Avg Word Len: 5.71, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 290 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 98, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 1, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
Jordan S. Lasher has 60 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1976, The New York TimesNo. 9,650
Across
1. Biblical mount : PISGAH
7. Musical introductions : PRELUDES
15. Prompt : ONTIME
16. Firmly determined : RESOLUTE
17. Roger Kahn novel : THEBOYSOFSUMMER
19. Axe, e.g. : HEWER
20. Curved moldings : OGEES
21. In favor of : PRO
22. Old English moneys : ORAS
23. Reporters: Abbr. : CORRS
24. Lairs : DENS
25. Celtic Neptune : LER
26. Siberian native : TATAR
27. ___ mistake (erred) : MADEA
28. Minstrel-show performers : ENDMEN
30. Of the cheek : MALAR
32. French philosopher : STSIMON
34. Romantic demonstrations : LOVEINS
38. Asparagus unit : SPEAR
40. Failed to : DIDNOT
41. Make ___ (rendezvous) : ADATE
44. Affirmations : YESES
46. Moscow affiliate: Abbr. : SSR
47. Celsius units: Abbr. : DEGS
48. Nile dam site : ASWAN
49. Shower affection on : DOTE
50. Paddle : OAR
51. Done in : SLAIN
52. Soft drinks : COLAS
53. Subject of 17 Across : BROOKLYNDODGERS
56. Came from : EMANATED
57. Reveal : EVINCE
58. Ervin et al. : SENATORS
59. Fractions : NINTHS
Down
1. Threats to auto axles : POTHOLES
2. Innate : INHERENT
3. Flight attendants : STEWARDS
4. Taunts : GIBES
5. Eros : AMOR
6. Attention-getter : HEY
7. Playbill : PROGRAM
8. Asterisk's function : REFERRAL
9. Letters : ESSES
10. Gehrig et al. : LOUS
11. Danube city : ULM
12. Unloaded : DUMPED
13. Everlasting, formerly : ETERNE
14. Insect membrane : SEROSA
18. Relative of fly ash : SOOT
23. Kayak : CANOE
24. Was adventurous : DARED
26. Phoenix suburb : TEMPE
27. Song thrush : MAVIS
29. Atomizer outputs : MISTS
31. Thick woolen cloth : LODEN
33. Contrary one : NAYSAYER
35. Disrespectful : INSOLENT
36. Collar-washing instruction : NOSTARCH
37. Emphasizes : STRESSES
39. Tape-recorder buttons : REWINDS
41. Earthen bricks : ADOBES
42. Alas! : DEARME
43. Let out ___ (show frustration) : AGROAN
45. Hourglass filler : SAND
48. ___ the good : ALLTO
49. ___ the manger : DOGIN
51. Card game : SKAT
52. Roman 406 : CDVI
54. "Cat ___ Hot Tin Roof" : ONA
55. Wine: Prefix : OEN

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 7 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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